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operation

Synonyms for surgery

a room in a hospital equipped for the performance of surgical operations

a medical procedure involving an incision with instruments

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5,6,14) Biopsy is preferably done open, through a longitudinal incision, without jeopardising possible future limb salvage surgery.
The management is mainly surgical but the outcome may not be very gratifying (9), as repeated debulking and partial amputation along with the extent of possible psychological trauma necessitate that surgery be delayed, if possible until complete of growth as the disease becomes static then and limb salvage surgery can then achieve a satisfactory outcome (14).
There is no reported difference in survival after 5 years between those patients having hindquarter amputation (33%) and those with limb salvage surgery (37%) [8].
Surgical techniques for limb salvage surgery have greatly improved in the recent years.